SB643 (2020) Detail

Relative to missing children.


SB 643  - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2020 SESSION

20-2826

05/03

 

SENATE BILL 643

 

AN ACT relative to missing children.

 

SPONSORS: Sen. Morgan, Dist 23; Sen. Sherman, Dist 24; Sen. Fuller Clark, Dist 21; Sen. Bradley, Dist 3; Sen. Chandley, Dist 11; Rep. Rice, Hills. 37; Rep. Long, Hills. 10; Rep. Berrien, Rock. 18; Rep. Wallner, Merr. 10; Rep. Hennessey, Graf. 1

 

COMMITTEE: Health and Human Services

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill defines a missing child as any person under 18 years of age for purposes of RSA 169-E.  A missing child is currently defined as any person under 16 years of age.

 

The bill is a request of the department of health and human services.

 

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

20-2826

05/03

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty

 

AN ACT relative to missing children.

 

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

 

1  Missing Children; Age.  Amend RSA 169-E:1 to read as follows:

169-E:1 Definition.  For the purposes of this chapter "missing child" means any person under the age of [16] 18 years missing from his or her normal and ordinary place of residence and whose whereabouts cannot be determined by a person responsible for the child's care.

2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

Links

SB643 at GenCourtMobile
SB643 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 21, 2020 Senate Hearing
Jan. 30, 2020 Senate Floor Vote
March 17, 2020 House Hearing
March 17, 2020 House Hearing

Bill Text Revisions

SB643 Revision: 7958 Date: Jan. 14, 2020, 12:43 p.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 8, 2020 Introduced 01/08/2020 and Referred to Health and Human Services; SJ 2
Jan. 21, 2020 Hearing: 01/21/2020, Room 101, LOB, 01:20 pm; SC 3
Jan. 30, 2020 Committee Report: Ought to Pass, 01/30/2020; SC 4
Jan. 30, 2020 Ought to Pass: MA, VV; OT3rdg; 01/30/2020; SJ 2
Jan. 9, 2020 Introduced 01/09/2020 and referred to Children and Family Law
March 17, 2020 Public Hearing: 03/17/2020 10:45 am LOB 206
March 17, 2020 Executive Session: 03/17/2020 11:00 am LOB 206 (executive session may follow public hearing pursuant to House Rule 43(b)
June 30, 2020 Vacated and Laid on Table MA VV 06/30/2020